Google Translate Disclaimer

A number of pages on the Government of Saskatchewan`s web site have been professionally translated in French. These translations are identified by a yellow text box that resembles the link below and can be found in the right hand rail of the page. The home page for French-language content on this site can be found here:

Renseignements en Français

Where an official translation is not available, Google™ Translate can be used. Google™ Translate is a free online language translation service that can translate text and web pages into different languages. Translations are made available to increase access to Government of Saskatchewan content for populations whose first language is not English.

The results of software-based translation do not approach the fluency of a native speaker or possess the skill of a professional translator. The translation should not be considered exact, and may include incorrect or offensive language Government of Saskatchewan does not warrant the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information translated by this system. Some files or items cannot be translated, including graphs, photos, and other file formats such as portable document formats (PDFs).

Any person or entities that rely on information obtained from the system does so at his or her own risk. Government of Saskatchewan is not responsible for any damage or issues that may possibly result from using translated website content. If you have any questions about Google™ Translate, please visit: Google™ Translate FAQs.

Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Program

Saskatchewan monitors for aquatic invasive species and takes the following steps to prevent them from entering the province’s lakes and water bodies.

  • It is illegal to import, possess or transport high-risk aquatic species, including invasive mussels. 
  • Provincial regulations allow conservation officers to inspect, quarantine and decontaminate watercraft known or suspected to contain invasive species.
  • Federal regulations allow Canada Border Security Agency officers to check private and commercial watercraft entering the province from the United States.
  • The province raises public awareness and educates watercraft operators on risks and prevention.
  • Provincial watershed groups help to monitor for zebra mussels and assist with Clean, Drain, Dry education.
  • The province works with other agencies and jurisdictions to coordinate inspection and other prevention measures.

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